Local college students turn food waste into fertilizer

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Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Nov-10 Tue 12:26
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With help from local college students, Swissvale Borough will soon use discarded table scraps to make fertilizer and grow crops. The community, located east of Pittsburgh, teamed up with Ecotone Renewables to set up a food waste disposal system and greenhouse behind the borough building on S. Braddock…

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